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by phyfe
Sat 16 Aug 2014 20:41
Forum: Medical Topics
Topic: PTLDS Issues
Replies: 29
Views: 7264

Re: PTLDS Issues

And if it is a break down of the immune system then there are many other diseases that have that same issue. So research definitely needs to be done to help millions of people.
by phyfe
Fri 8 Aug 2014 20:32
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Patient-Formulated Lyme Disease Survey Draft
Replies: 357
Views: 39946

Re: Patient-Formulated Lyme Disease Survey Draft

duncan wrote:Phyfe - Oh, I see what you did there...
I can't pull anything over on you Duncan. Sharp as a tack! :lol: You always make me laugh!
by phyfe
Fri 8 Aug 2014 20:21
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Patient-Formulated Lyme Disease Survey Draft
Replies: 357
Views: 39946

Re: Patient-Formulated Lyme Disease Survey Draft

Evidently a Dorothy that's inclined to hightail it south to Tijuana with Auntie Em every couple of weeks or so, don a poncho and sombrero and spurs, and toss back tequila while shooting at the boots of gringos. ;) Formatting this to make it work will require nothing less than sheer wizardry. Accomp...
by phyfe
Fri 8 Aug 2014 18:24
Forum: Medical Topics
Topic: Blumenthal Announces Grant for Lyme Disease Testing
Replies: 2
Views: 1502

Blumenthal Announces Grant for Lyme Disease Testing

http://wnpr.org/post/blumenthal-announces-grant-lyme-disease-testing Blumenthal Announces Grant for Lyme Disease Testing By Heather Brandon Sen. Richard Blumenthal, at right, reviews an intake questionnaire in 2011 at the Western Connecticut Health Network Lyme Disease Registry, alongside Amber Butl...
by phyfe
Fri 8 Aug 2014 17:36
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Patient-Formulated Lyme Disease Survey Draft
Replies: 357
Views: 39946

Re: Patient-Formulated Lyme Disease Survey Draft

I proposed three distinct but related questions: Intellectual, Concentration, Emotional. Under each of those three questions, running DOWN, wouuld be the respective examples for each question, e.g.Writing, Reading, Studying, Math, etc.. Running ACROSS the page, for two of those questions, Intellect...
by phyfe
Fri 8 Aug 2014 17:26
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Patient-Formulated Lyme Disease Survey Draft
Replies: 357
Views: 39946

Re: Patient-Formulated Lyme Disease Survey Draft

Aach. I'm having trouble differentiating concentration from intellectual, and coming up with general categories of concentration. Also, as Camp Other did, I need to introduce some sort of degree factor here. For instance, Does the length of time contribute to the degree of suffering? Phyfe, maybe y...
by phyfe
Fri 8 Aug 2014 17:23
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Patient-Formulated Lyme Disease Survey Draft
Replies: 357
Views: 39946

Re: Patient-Formulated Lyme Disease Survey Draft

This is excellent. Meticulous. Seriously good work. Still, the length of the survey - unless we cut it back significantly - if it stood as is, typically would be problematic. It would scare off too many people. I don't know, though. Each one of the individuals we would approach should have a vested...
by phyfe
Fri 8 Aug 2014 17:13
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Patient-Formulated Lyme Disease Survey Draft
Replies: 357
Views: 39946

Re: Patient-Formulated Lyme Disease Survey Draft

I attribute most of the cognitive symptoms I have to NB, but I'm not sure that needs to be the case. Do acts of prolonged intellectual exercises cause fatigue or cognitive difficulties? __No__Yes. If yes, please indicate where appropriate, and please identify the appropriate time frame that pertain...
by phyfe
Fri 8 Aug 2014 17:10
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Patient-Formulated Lyme Disease Survey Draft
Replies: 357
Views: 39946

Re: Patient-Formulated Lyme Disease Survey Draft

Concentration, Tracking, and Memory: Reading Note below: Intended reading material is easy-to-read news articles, magazines, or fictional novels - and not technical manuals; highly technical reading such as scientific publications. Reading, Concentration, & Recall I can read alone in a quiet room. ...
by phyfe
Fri 8 Aug 2014 17:02
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Patient-Formulated Lyme Disease Survey Draft
Replies: 357
Views: 39946

Re: Patient-Formulated Lyme Disease Survey Draft

I'm working on this on a piecemeal fashion... This may be the best way for now because fatigue has been dogging me lately... ------------------------------------------ Cognitive Symptoms Panel - Part N Time sense distortion - For Reviewer Use ONLY Have the subject work on a puzzle* that takes, on a...